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Mr Hemmady qualified from the University of Bombay in India and passed the MS in Orthopaedics in 1992. He holds a full time Orthopaedic Consultant post at the Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust since 2004.
During his training he has worked in the joint replacement units at Cardiff, Oswestry and Wrightington and passed the FRCS (Tr. &Orth.) examination in Feb 2003. He did the lower limb arthroplasty fellowship at Wrightington where he gained extensive experience in primary and revision hip and knee replacements. He specialises in primary and revision joint replacements of the hip and knee and also performs arthroscopic surgeries of the knee. In 2007, he was awarded the prestigious American travelling fellowship of the British Hip Society to visit centres of excellence in the USA and Canada.
He has published extensively on various subjects in orthopaedics and has a large number of publications in peer reviewed journals. His research interests include total hip replacements in dysplastic hips, long term outcome of different prostheses and comparing the results of replacements performed through different surgical approaches to the hip.
Mr Hemmady is a keen teacher and examiner for the MBChB (Manchester Medical School), an examiner for the FRCS (Tr. & Orth) of the JCIE. Mr Hemmady is also an instructor on the MCh Orth Course of Edge Hill University at Wrightingon Hospital.He is a Senior Lecturer at that University.
Areas of interest
Primary Hip Replacement
Complex Primary Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement in dysplastic hips
Hip replacements requiring Bone grafting and Augmentation
Revision Hip replacement for aseptic loosening
Revision hip replacement for infection
Primary Knee Replacement for Osteoarthritis
Primary Knee Replacement in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Revision Knee Replacement
Arthroscopic surgery of the knee including microfracture
Hip & Knee Injections
- Belinda Kay
- Wrightington Hospital Appley Bridge Hall Lane Wrightington Wigan WN6 9EP
- 01257 256286
- 07825 298919
- Sue Ord
- Euxton Hall Hospital Wigan Road Euxton Chorley PR7 6DY
- 01257 237008
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Veerabhadra Koppada Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Wrightington, Wigan NHS Foundation Trust
His research interests include total hip replacements in dysplastic hips, long term outcome of different prostheses and comparing the results of replacements performed through different surgical approaches to the hip and bone grafting in primary and revision hip replacement.
I enjoy playing cricket in the summer, walking, cycling and swimming.
British Hip Society Fellowship Travelling to USA and Canada.
He has published extensively on various subjects in orthopaedics and has a large number of publications in peer reviewed journals.
1.Survivorship analysis of eighty revised hip arthroplasties with impaction bone grafting technique using whole femoral head allografts with the articular cartilage
J Arthroplasty 2017 Jun;32(6):1970-1975
2.Total hip replacement through a posterior approach using a 22mm diameter femoral head:the role of transverse acetabular ligament and capsular repair in reducing the rate of dislocation
Bone Joint J 2014 Sep,96-B(9):1202-6
Publications can be found summarised at:
- MBBS University of Bombay 1988
- MS (Orthopaedics) University of Bombay 1992
- D. Orth College of Physicians and Surgeons of Bombay 1991
- DNB Orth National Academy of Medical Sciences New Delhi 1992
- FRCS (General Surgery) Royal College and Physicians of Glasgow 1998
- FRCS (Trauma & Orthopaedics) Inter college of examinations board Edinborough 2003
Reference number 4661139
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Surgical Tutor Royal College of Surgeons England 2016
- Examiner (Trauma & Orthopaedics) Royal College of Surgeons Edinborough/JCIE 2016
- Member MCQ Writing Group for FRCS(Tr.&Orth) Joint Committe on Intercollegiate Examinations(JCIE) 2015
- Examiner,MBChB Manchester Medical School 2016
Details of entry to specialist register
- GMC, 2004
Affiliations / memberships
British Orthopaedic Association
British Hip Society
British Medical Association
British Indian Orthopaedic Society
British International Doctors Association
- Euxton Hall HospitalWigan RoadEuxtonChorleyPR7 6DY
- 14:00 - 17:00
- 01257 237008
- John Charley Wing, Wrightington Hospital
- 09:00 - 12:00
- 01257 256526
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